Loretta Lynn

The country music legend is expected to make a full recovery, her website says.
I subscribe to the old theory that if you really want to know what's going on in our United States -- if you want to understand the hearts and minds of a large segment of America at any given moment -- listen to country music and you'll know.
Loretta Lynn won America's affection with the 1980 film Coal Miner's Daughter. Now the producers of a new PBS documentary want her to also score a little more of America's admiration.
Hee Haw was a concept that nobody (including myself) thought would ever succeed. Some feared the proposed television program would set the burgeoning country music industry back 25 years.
This week's playlist features music from The Civil Wars, LL Cool J, Sly & the Family Stone, John Prine, and more.
If there's a better hardcore country record in 2014 than Carlene Carter's Carter Girl, I haven't heard it.
Some of the greatest storytellers have been country music artists. Think about Patsy Cline's "Crazy" and "I Fall to Pieces," or Hank Williams' "Your Cheating Heart," and "I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry."
More from the Associated Press: Betty Sue Lynn, the oldest daughter of country singer Loretta Lynn, died this week. NASHVILLE
This week's playlist includes music by Loretta Lynn, Prince, Steely Dan, Violent Femmes, Dinah Washington, and more.
Album: Washing Machine Genre: R&B/Soul Toots Thielemans André Previn (& London Symphony Orchestra) Buy: iTunes.com Song: Sitting
It all started with the idea of a Super Bowl commercial to promote the real Kentucky. "We wanted to put it on the biggest stage in the world," says Whit Hiler of ad agency Cornet IMS in Lexington.
This week our playlist includes music by Dave Brubeck, Everest, Ravi Shankar, Tinariwen, Fats Waller, Frankie Miller and more.
4.) "The 39 Steps" at Artisphere Part of their celebration of Alfred Hitchcock's early works, this screening of "The 39 Steps
3.) Little Spoons Comedy Show At Blind Dog Cafe This event should be pretty much the opposite reality of most people's perception
Anyone who grew up in the 1970s in Tennessee can sing a bit of "Tennessee Trash," a comic and catchy PSA that was sponsored by the State Department of Transportation to discourage littering.
"I commend the City’s public safety agencies and employees for their efforts to make this year’s event the safest in recent
This week, we feature music by Drive-By Truckers, Nancy Sinatra, Elton John, Wolf Parade, and more.
This week, we feature music by Serge Gainsbourg, Marvin Gaye, Billie Holiday, Ann-Margret and more.